Rosalie J. Schoonover

19 October 1845–15 January 1940 (Age 94)
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Rosalie J.

When Rosalie J. Schoonover was born on 19 October 1845, in Indiana, United States, her father, Nathaniel Schoonover, was 23 and her mother, Harriet Davis, was 21. She married Theodore Van Eps on 17 September 1868, in Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Ottawa, LaSalle, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Thurston, Washington, United States in 1900. She died on 15 January 1940, in Olympia, Thurston, Washington, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Theodore Van Eps
Rosalie J. Schoonover
Marriage: 17 September 1868
Eltney Leo Van Epps
Walter Arley Van Epps
Iva Rosalin Van Epps

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 September 1868Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 3
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
    1851 · Constitution of 1851
    Age 6
    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
    Age 26
    In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch: unexplained. Perhaps an altered form of Schoonhoven ?

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (22)

    • Rosalia Van Epps in household of Frank L Satterlee, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Rasalia Schoonover in household of Nathal Schoonover, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Rosalia Van Epps, "United States Census, 1910"

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